Advanced Chemicals and Materials AnalysisAdvanced Chemicals and Materials Analysis
Advanced Chemical and Materials Analysis provides analytical services to both acaedmic and industrial researchers:
- Electron Microscopy (SEMs)
- X-ray Diffraction
- Chemical Analysis
Biopharmaceutical Bioprocessing Technology CentreBiopharmaceutical Bioprocessing Technology Centre
The focus of the Biopharmaceutical Bioprocessing Technology Centre is on Biosystems Engineering. The team has unique expertise in enhancing research activities and bridging the gap between University-based research and the taking up of technology by industry.
Carbon Research LaboratoriesCarbon Research Laboratories
The Carbon Research Laboratories have a wide range of instrumentation for measuring adsorption, reactivity, gas evolution and swelling and for carbonization under a range of conditions.
X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS) and Surface Analysis (NEXUS)X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS) and Surface Analysis (NEXUS)
The National EPSRC XPS User's Service (NEXUS) laboratory is one of the country's leading research centres for X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS). XPS is a powerful method for investigating surface composition and electronic structure.
The laboratory's world-class equipment includes:
- X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS)
- Time of Flight Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry (ToF-SIMS)
- Helium Ion Mircoscopy (HIM)
X-Ray Powder Diffraction ServiceX-Ray Powder Diffraction Service
The X-Ray Powder Diffraction Service offers state-of-the-art phase identification and characterisation of crystalline materials by means of a search-match facility and Rietveld refinement.